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Gold and jewel encrusted car goes on show in India

09-21-2011 09:14 BJT

 

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The world's cheapest new car has been turned into one of the planet's most expensive after it was covered with £3 million worth of bling.

The Tata Nano, which normally sells for under £2,000, has been coated in gold, silver and gems in recognition of India's booming economy and 5,000 year-old jewellery trade.

Thirty artists were employed to decorate the tiny car in 80kg of 22 carat gold, 15kg of silver and 10,000 semi precious stones and gems.

Tata unveiled its 'Nano' car crafted in gold, silver and gem stones in Mumbai, India, and below the amount of precious metals and stones used in the one-off design is shown clearly side on

Tata unveiled its 'Nano' car crafted in gold, silver and gem stones in Mumbai, India, and below the amount of precious metals and stones used in the one-off design is shown clearly side on

Tata unveiled its 'Nano' car crafted in gold, silver and gem stones in Mumbai, India, and below the amount of precious metals and stones used in the one-off design is shown clearly side on

Tata unveiled its 'Nano' car crafted in gold, silver and gem
stones in Mumbai, India, and below the amount of precious
metals and stones used in the one-off design is shown clearly
side on


 

 

Editor:James |Source: CNTV

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